WRX Club Drag Day

10 Oct : 05:54
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Time to get out on the drag strip to see what you've got. It's all going to be in the name of fun with some grudge racing & will be a good opportunity for those wanting to test their setups. We will have the track to ourselves for 2hrs before the Saturday night Race Ya Mate event & will also be able to stay & race in the Race Ya Mate event after our event.
This event is shared event with the j-spec community.


This will be pre pay only for drivers, spectators can pay at the gate on the day.

4th of November 2017 at Willowbank drag strip
Gates Open: 2pm (please be there about 1:45pm so I can sort your tickets)
Racing: 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Only 10 spots available (if we fill these I can get a few more places

Price: Racing - $65 (This includes entry into the race Ya Mate event after our event)
Spectators - $20 Student - $18 Children 13 & under free. (Spectators pay at the gate)
Paypal link will be made soon

Street Vehicle Drag Regulations
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•Passenger MUST be 18 years old as a minimum - ID must be shown
•$20 per passenger - paid at scrutineering
•Paperwork to be completed at scrutineering
•Only one passenger permitted in the vehicle at a time
•Passenger must have approved helmet, long sleeves, long pants and covered shoes
•Vehicle must have passenger seat, seat belt/harness and windows must be closed
•The passenger is only permitted to ride in the vehicle he/she has signed the indemnity form
•Vehicles must have a known performance of no quicker than 12.00 seconds.

•Helmet Requirements - IHRA licence holder is to abide by the current IHRA rule book at any event. At Test'n'Tunes and Street Series events we will be allowing street vehicles (i.e - non IHRA licence holders) to still use the AS1698 standard helmet
•Purpose built race vehicles, cars quicker than 10.00 and motorcycles quicker than 9.50 must comply with the relevant IHRA Class and Safety regulations pertaining to the vehicles
•Any non IHRA licenced street vehicle running quicker than 10.00 WILL NOT receive their time slip

Weekend in the Dirt

27 Sep : 15:25
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Weekend 28th and 29th October
Millmeran Auto Club
237 Six Mile Rd, Millmerran
$75 for the weekend - lunch will be provided

Running times
Saturday 10am to 3.30 pm
Sunday 9am to 2.30 pm,
people with car trailers are encouraged to tow their vehicles

Minimum drivers required 10. Maximum 20

Cabins have been reserved but will they will need to know numbers ASAP as we have to confirm numbers by the 8th October.
Singles $40 (9 available)
Doubles $70 (2 available)

If you would like to drive please pay and RSVP on the forum. Also please let us know about the Cabins on the forum.

Skid Pan Day - 17 September 2017

24 Aug : 17:22
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We have the Final Skid Pan for 2017 coming up, this is a low speed and is kind on tyres as the surface is smooth and wet.

Roadcraft at Gympie

At this event we will be running short courses, somewhat like a wet motorkhana

Date: Sunday 17 September 2017

Running of the day - 8:30am Start at the venue, running through to 4:00pm. Lunch will be provided by the club to attendees

Numbers will be limited to 20 cars. You must be a club member to drive and must hold an Open Licence.

Conditions of Track Hire are attached

Some of us choose to go up Saturday afternoon and a get together BBQ and a few drinks and staying over night.

Please make us aware of any passengers prior to the event, even if they do not end up turning up so that we can cater for them.

August Club Meet - Sublime Technologies

04 Aug : 06:21
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Next WRX Club meeting is going to be a little different…. We are not going to learn about cars, we are going to learn about smart homes.
Post up clip to show a bit of what we do.

Sublime Technologies
Address: Unit 5 / 1 Steel St
Capalaba. QLD 4157

We will have some demos and lucky door prize of a pair of Clipsal Bluetooth in ceiling speakers. (see pic attached)
BBQ, drinks and great friends as normal.

BYO seats and jumper as we will be outside for most of it.

Karting Time - Game Over

04 Aug : 06:20
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Game Over is home to the Grand Prix Indoor karting track; it’s the first of its kind in Australia.

At Game Over we pride ourselves on being huge fans of the electric go kart! Our electric go karts have several clear advantages over its gas-powered rivals, including a low environmental impact, absence of exhaust fumes, and superior performance. With a 20hp DC electric motor that produces far more torque than other kart engines, our electric karts have superb acceleration out of tight corners; while a gas engine can get bogged down, our electric motors are capable of delivering maximum torque instantaneously. And unlike a gas-powered kart, an electric go kart can be programmed to a variety of pre-set speeds to accommodate guests of varying skill levels, including beginner, intermediate and advanced.

With 22 Adult and 12 Junior go karts there is plenty of fun to be had for the whole family.

The Club will be hosting a Karting day out at Game Over Gold Coast on the 27th August.

We will be completing 3 Session which is $99. There will be a group that will be running in the Shifter Karts, but they are extra :)

East Brisbane State School car show

02 Aug : 12:54
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Do you have a race car or a shiny car you'd like to show off? Club member Nev Scott's Daughter needs your help! Would anyone be available on the 3rd of September to be in the East Brisbane State School car show? The show starts from 9 (but we will meet up earlier to ensure we are all together) and finishes around 3. We will also be asking some of the 86 shop boys to join us too.

This is for a good cause, the P&C are trying to raise money to restock the library with current material and also provide some computers. Sadly funding for the school is slightly limited, so we should do what we can to help out.

If are you are interested, please put your name down in the forum.

More details on meeting points and car positions later on.

Meet'n'Greet @ Riverdale Park

15 Jul : 07:26
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The Club invites you and your family along to a Meet and Greet the WRX Club is holding at Riverdale Park

There will be a free BBQ for all members and new comers, we encourage you to bring along the family and enjoy the morning.

We will be there from 10am with a 12pm lunch.

Please RSVP either on the forum or on Facebook so we can cater correctly.

Look forward to seeing everyone there and don'f forget to bring something to site on.

July Club Meeting - Yatala Pies

04 Jul : 08:52
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Are you feeling hungry???

Yatala Pies has been a Queensland landmark for over 130 years, and their pies are second to none! Come by on Tuesday and enjoy an evening with the WRX Club of Qld at our July Club Meeting.

Meeting will be kicking off at 18:30 at Yatala Pies, (Exit 38) 48 Old Pacific Hwy, Yatala QLD 4207.